Sophie Noonan, global brand and communications manager at Norwegian feed producer Skretting, is leaving the company this week.

Alex Obach, Skretting Innovation director, will assume her duties on an interim basis until a replacement is announced.

Noonan was appointed to the position of global communications manager in February 2018, replacing Marit Husa, and became global brand and communications manager last July.

Prior to that she had been a communications consultant at Skretting Aquaculture Research Centre (ARC) since June 2015.

Noonan, previously worked for Skretting Australia as communications and environment coordinator for three years from 2007 and 2010.